American Red Cross

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Michelle Dowdy- Executive Director Laine Hodges- Volunteer Recruitment Specialist
Main Address:
3700 Candlers Road
Suite 7
Lynchburg, VA 24502
Volunteer Opportunity:

Youth Donor Ambassador

Join the ranks to help save lives! Join the Summer Youth Corps program today and be on your way to having an epic summer. The American Red Cross mission is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Summer Youth Corps engage with blood donors to promote blood donation and ensure long-term commitment for regular blood donations. Equally important is the support you provide to the collection team. Every blood donor you assist helps save up to 3 lives! You will also enhance your customer service skills and gain experience working directly with medical staff.

Youth Donor Ambassadors help to:
-Schedule other volunteers
-Assist Blood Donor Ambassadors at blood drives
-Network via social media with blood donors
-Support the team in the office
-Assist with Closing the Sickle Cell Gap activities

Qualifications include:
•Willingness to support the American Red Cross mission and comply with Red Cross COVID-19 policies
•Ability to display the utmost professionalism and communication skills
• Comfortable working with people from all walks of life
• Ability to represent the American Red Cross to the community

Join us in giving back to the community by helping to save lives! If interested, please contact us. You must be 16 years of age or older to participate in this volunteer opportunity.


Open to

Suitable for Kids: 

Ages 13-17

Skills Needed

Donor Relations
Event Planning & Support
Medical Services
Office Support


Next occurrence is
Wed, 06/01/2022  
(3:45pm - 4:45pm)
Repeats until Wed Aug 31 2022.
Wednesday, June 1st, 2022
Flexible Timing
Volunteer timing is flexible within the designated time frame, or opportunity can be scheduled directly with nonprofit.

Location Details

Offsite Location
Indoor Project